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Ethiopia

Ethiopia Religion Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Buddhism > Buddhists 1,327 2013 99th out of 130
Christian > Mormon > Congregations 5 2014 99th out of 175
Christian > Mormon > Members 1,678 2014 86th out of 195
Christian > Orthodox > Orthodox population 45 million 2014 2nd out of 43
Islam > Percentage Muslim 47.5% 2004 50th out of 167
Jehovahs Witnesses 7,563 2002 74th out of 177
Major religion(s) Christianity, Islam 2013
Muslim > Muslim percentage of total population 33.8% 2014 54th out of 184
Muslim > Muslim population 28.72 million 2014 14th out of 177
Religions Orthodox 43.5%, Muslim 33.9%, Protestant 18.6%, traditional 2.6%, Catholic 0.7%, other 0.7% 2007
Religions > All Muslim 45%-50%, Ethiopian Orthodox 35%-40%, animist 12%, other 3%-8% 2006
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion important 91% 2014 54th out of 143
Secularism and atheism > Population considering religion unimportant 9% 2014 90th out of 143
Seventh-day Adventist Membership 140,181 2004 30th out of 230
Seventh-day Adventist Membership per 1000 1.89 2004 89th out of 200

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Buddhism by country (Buddhism by Country); Wikipedia: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in France (Membership Statistics); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; International Religious Freedom Report 2004, U.S. State Department; watchtower.org - 2002 Report of Jehovah's Witnesses Worldwide; British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; Wikipedia: Islam by country (Table) ("Muslim Population by Country" . The Future of the Global Muslim Population . Pew Research Center . Retrieved 22 December 2011 .); CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbook, 22 August 2006; Wikipedia: Importance of religion by country (Countries); adventiststatistics.org 2004 Annual Report 31 December 2004; adventiststatistics.org 2004 Annual Report 31 December 2004. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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Ethiopia Religion Profiles (Subcategories)

Christian 19 State religion 3
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